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Published:December 14th, 2009 21:14 EST
Will Tiger Woods Identify As Black As Scandal Intensifies?

Will Tiger Woods Identify As Black As Scandal Intensifies?

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Setting the standard for many women to come Tiger Woods` high school girlfriend was a beautiful blue eyed blonde.

Dina Gravell (who now goes by the married name of Gravell-Parr) met the golfing ace in 1992 when she was 17 and he was 16 and they both attended Western High School in Anaheim CA. The pair dated for three years before drifting apart, ending when Tiger broke things off.

"We dated in high school and he broke up with me through a letter I still have," Dina tells"


You don`t all of a sudden become a 33-year-old scumbag who treats women like dirt. Tiger Woods broke up with his high school sweet heart, at the request of his parents, because she was a distraction from golf.

You don`t all of a sudden become a 33-year-old coward who is too embarrassed and afraid to face the public. The sixteen year old Tiger breaks up with his girlfriend via a letter, and the adult Tiger makes apologies to his sponsors and fans via his Web site.

The teen Tiger dates a blue-eyed blond, and the mature Tiger marries a blond and has multiple affairs with white women.

Tiger is ashamed of his own ethnic heritage, a decade ago he told Oprah Winfrey that he was uncomfortable being labeled an African American. I wonder if Tiger is going to pull an OJ or a Michael Jackson and all of a sudden discover that he`s black?

Many African Americans who don`t do anything for their community, embrace their racial heritage when they find themselves enveloped in scandal. Black people are very forgiving, and they will stand by black celebrities when they are in trouble, even if they haven`t done jack for the cause of civil rights.

Tiger Woods has been a tool since his teens, and blacks may stand by him (maybe not), but mainstream America wishes he would crawl under a rock somewhere.

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